Toronto Public Library Homepage

Culture, Arts & Entertainment

Icon of the event Cartoon Coach at Parkdale
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Parkdale

If you can draw a circle you can draw a cartoon! Join Parkdale's own Cartoon Coach for this four week cartooning workshop. Skills learned one week will build on the next, so attendance at all four classes is mandatory. Ages...


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Aug 07
Fri Aug 14
Fri Aug 21
Fri Aug 28
Icon of the event MAP Family Saturdays - Bata Shoe Museum visits Parkdale
Sat Oct 03, 2015 | 10:30 am - 11:30 am
Parkdale

Have you ever wanted to feel a sealskin boot or touch a shoe made from a tire? Well now is your chance! Join the Bata Shoe Museum staff and touch and examine museum objects up close while hearing the fascinating stories behin...

Icon of the event West African Dance Class
Sat Sep 26, 2015 | 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm
Eatonville

Take a journey with Coco in this interactive dance class to engage in the reciprocal relationship of the body with rhythms of the "dunun" - West African drum. All ages and all levels welcome. Drop in....

Icon of the event Summer Reading Club Friday Films
2:00 pm - 2:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Sanderson

Join us every Friday afternoon for a special film!...


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Aug 07
Fri Aug 14
Icon of the event MAP Family Saturdays - Black Creek Pioneer Village visits Sanderson
Sat Oct 31, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Sanderson

Learn how wool from a sheep's back turns into a shawl or sweater. Tease, card, spin wool and take home your own woolen bracelet....

Icon of the event Puppet Show: Jim and the Beanstalk
Tue Aug 18, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Sanderson

Presenting a special puppet show - Jim and the Beanstalk! Join us for this quirky retelling of a classic tale....

Icon of the event Afternoon at the Movies
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Woodside Square

Bring a friend or just come by yourself and enjoy movies at the library. This is a drop-in program on a first-come, first-serve basis. Space is limited.


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Aug 08
Sat Aug 22
Icon of the event WHIMZ! Live Animal Program
Wed Aug 19, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Woodside Square

Children 6-12 years old will meet a variety of live animals at the library. Registration begins July 18th. Register in person or by phone, 416-396-8979. Space is limited.

Icon of the event Let's Play - Outdoor Games
Wed Aug 12, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Port Union

Enjoy summer games in the sun. Participate in relays, dancing, water games and more. In case of rain, the games will be held inside the library. For ages 6-10. No registration is required. Limit of 40 children.

Icon of the event ReImagine: Video Workshop, Parkdale Poetics
Sat Aug 08, 2015 | 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Parkdale

A free video-making workshop. Youth aged 11-16 yrs. With the guidance of talented local filmmakers Eva Kolcze and Terra Long, participants will create a ?scavenger hunt video? about Parkdale, which will screen at our ReClaim ...